We awoke on Sunday, August 4th to the terrible news about the Oregon District shooting. Our hearts and prayer are with the families and friends of the victims as well as our entire region. The Dayton Foundation is accepting funds in a specially created Oregon District Tragedy Fund to help people impacted by this tragedy. If you are interested in supporting this fund you can make a direct donation here.
There are also many local businesses that are offering ways to support the fund:
Carmens Deli And Bistro, located at 40 N Main Street in the Stratocache Tower, will be donating 30% of their sales on Wednesday, August 6th from 8:30am – 2:30pm to The Victims Families Through The Dayton Foundation Victims Found.
Join Dayton Spaghetti Warehouse on Wednesday August 7th as 100% of profits from ALL sales will be donated to the Dayton Oregon District Tragedy Fund, assisting the families who lost loved ones in the tragic shooting here in our beloved city. Help us as we stay #DaytonStrong in the midst of this terrible tragedy.
Esther Price is giving back in a huge way following the mass shooting that claimed nine lives and injured so many others. On Wednesday, August 7th Ester Price candies will donate all of the in-stores sales from their Dayton and Cincinnati locations to the victims’ families
The Little York Tavern at 4120 Little York Road and local band, Mad Hatter, will work together to raise funds for Oregon District Tragedy Fund starting at 9 pm Friday night, Aug. 9th. The band will be donating its performance fee, the tavern will be donating 10 percent of sales for Friday, and donations from patrons will be collected to benefit shooting victims and their families,
The Root Beer Stande, at 1727 Woodman Dr, will donate the sales from all our floats on Sunday August 11. Floats are always $1.50 on Sundays. We will have a jar out all week if you can’t make it Sunday and would like to contribute.
Troll Pub Dayton at 216 Wayne Ave. will host a Happy Hour Extravaganza Sunday night, Aug. 11 from 6-9pm with drink specials and raffles to raise funds for the victim relief fund.